The Hug and Pint

14 April 2024
Broken Records
Underrated and under-appreciated: the Edinburgh art-rockers bring the thrills regardless of venue
Reviewed here

16 March 2024
Bewildering Dutch psychedelic rock band leave the crowd howling for more
Reviewed here

15 February 2024
The ciel’s the limit for this slick alternative pop band
Reviewed here

15 November 2023
The Chicago band are a dialled-in delight, equally confident melting faces or leading a square dance
Reviewed at

17 January 2020
Native Harrow
A moving folk rock performance that whisks you away to peaceful places
Reviewed at Voodoo Rooms

23 September 2019
New Zealand band play an absolute blinder
Reviewed here

8 April 2019
Pom Poko
Norwegian math rock/wonky pop hybrid is brilliant shocker!
Reviewed here

15 - 16 March 2019
Sean McLoughlin: Hail Mary
McLoughlin riffs on love, faith and technology in a solidly funny hour of comedy
Reviewed at Laughing Horse @ Cabaret Voltaire

15 March 2019
Lou Sanders: Shame Pig
Early time-slot undermines naughtiness of raw, observational performer.
Reviewed at Monkey Barrel

23 November 2018
Paul Smith
Dynamic indie frontman rocks intimate venue
Reviewed here

5 May 2017 - Invalid Date
Multi-instrumentalist Gav Prentice's new project shows promise on its first outing.
Reviewed at -SELECT VENUE-

17 September 2017 - Invalid Date
Charlie Bliss- Guppy
Nostalgic rock pop with pretty lyrics.
Reviewed at -SELECT VENUE-